duty


duty
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Mass, VAT, accountability, active service, ad valorem duty, admiration, adoration, alcohol tax, allegiance, amenability, amusement tax, answerability, apotheosis, appreciation, approbation, approval, assessment, assessment on default, assignment, awe, bedtime prayer, bit, blackmail, breathless adoration, burden, business, busywork, call, call for, calling, camp meeting, capacity, capital gains tax, capitation, capitation tax, cargo, ceremonial, ceremony, cess, character, chare, charge, chore, church, church service, claim, commission, commitment, committal, compline, conscience money, consideration, contribution, corporation tax, courtesy, customs, customs duty, deadweight, death duty, death tax, deference, deification, demand, demand for, devoir, devotions, direct tax, divine service, doomage, draft, drain, end use, errand, estate duty, estate tax, esteem, estimation, evening devotions, evensong, exaction, exaggerated respect, excess profits tax, excise, excise tax, exercise, exercises, export tax, extortion, extortionate demand, faithfulness, favor, fealty, federal tax, fidelity, fish to fry, form, form of worship, formality, formula, formulary, freight, function, gabelle, gift tax, goal, graduated taxation, great respect, head tax, heavy demand, hero worship, high regard, holy rite, homage, homework, honor, idolatry, idolization, immediate purpose, import tax, imposition, impost, income tax, indent, indirect tax, inheritance tax, insistent demand, institution, internal revenue tax, job, job of work, joint return, labor, land tax, lauds, levy, liability, liquor tax, liturgy, load, local tax, loyalty, luxury tax, make-work, mark, matins, matters in hand, meeting, millstone, mission, mode of worship, morning devotions, must, mystery, national service, need, night song, none, nones, nonnegotiable demand, notice, novena, nuisance tax, object, objective, obligation, observance, occupation, odd job, office, onus, operation, operational purpose, order, order of worship, ordinance, ought, part, personal property tax, piece of work, place, poll, poll tax, position, practice, praise meeting, prayer, prayer meeting, prayers, prescribed form, prestige, prime, prime song, progressive tax, project, property tax, property-increment tax, protective tariff, province, provincial tax, public worship, purpose, rates, regard, requirement, requisition, respect, responsibility, revenue tariff, reverence, reverential regard, revival, revival meeting, right, rite, ritual, ritual observance, rituality, role, rush, rush order, sacrament, sacramental, sales tax, salt tax, school tax, selective service, separate returns, service, severance tax, sext, single tax, solemnity, specific duty, state tax, stint, supertax, surtax, target, tariff, tariff duty, task, tax, tax base, tax dodging, tax evasion, tax exemption, tax return, tax structure, tax withholding, tax-exempt status, taxable income, taxation, taxing, telephone tax, tent meeting, things to do, tierce, tithe, toll, tribute, ultimate purpose, ultimatum, undersong, use, use tax, value added tax, veneration, vesper, vespers, vigils, warning, watch meeting, watch night, watch-night service, weight, window tax, withholding tax, work, worship

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • duty — du·ty n pl du·ties [Anglo French deuté indebtedness, obligation, from deu owing, due, from Old French see due] 1: tasks, service, or functions that arise from one s position performing a police officer s duties; also: a period of being on duty… …   Law dictionary

  • Duty — • The definition of the term duty given by lexicographers is: something that is due , obligatory service ; something that one is bound to perform or to avoid Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Duty     Duty …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Duty — Du ty, n.; pl. {Duties}. [From {Due}.] 1. That which is due; payment. [Obs. as signifying a material thing.] [1913 Webster] When thou receivest money for thy labor or ware, thou receivest thy duty. Tyndale. [1913 Webster] 2. That which a person… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • DUTY — DUTY, an action that one is obligated to perform; a feeling, or sense, of obligation. In Judaism man s duties are determined by God s commandments. The entire biblical and rabbinic conception of man s role in the world is subsumed under the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • duty — [do͞ot′ē, dyo͞ot′ē] n. pl. duties [ME duete < Anglo Fr dueté, what is due (owing): see DUE & TY1] 1. the obedience or respect that one should show toward one s parents, older people, etc. 2. conduct based on moral or legal obligation, or a… …   English World dictionary

  • Duty — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Duty Álbum de estudio de Ayumi Hamasaki Publicación …   Wikipedia Español

  • Duty — Album par Ayumi Hamasaki Sortie 27 septembre 2000 Durée 51:45 Genre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • duty — [n1] responsibility, assignment burden, business, calling, charge, chore, commission, commitment, committal, contract, devoir, dues, engagement, function, hook*, job, load, millstone*, minding the store*, mission, must, need, obligation,… …   New thesaurus

  • duty — ► NOUN (pl. duties) 1) a moral or legal obligation. 2) a task required as part of one s job. 3) a payment levied on the import, export, manufacture, or sale of goods. 4) Brit. a payment levied on the transfer of property, for licences, and for… …   English terms dictionary

  • duty — late 13c., from Anglo Fr. duete, from O.Fr. deu due, owed; proper, just, from V.L. *debutus, from L. debitus, pp. of debere to owe (see DEBT (Cf. debt)). Related: Duties. The sense of tax or fee on imports, exports, etc. is from late 15c.; duty… …   Etymology dictionary

  • duty — 1 Obligation Analogous words: responsibility, accountability, amenability, answerability, liability (see corresponding adjectives at RESPONSIBLE) 2 office, *function, province Analogous words: concern, business, *affair 3 *task …   New Dictionary of Synonyms